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MICHIGAN DEP'T OF ENVTL. QUALITY v. US ENVTL. PROT. AGENCY

United States Sixth Circuit
Administrative Law, Environmental Law, Public Utilities
The Environmental Appeals Board did not abuse its discretion in finding that a Michigan state agency did not sufficiently identify its objections to...
01/23/2003 01-3534

DARLAND v. FORTIS BENFITS INS. CO.

United States Sixth Circuit
ERISA, Insurance Law, Labor & Employment Law
The "treating physician" rule should apply in ERISA cases, and the district court should have deferred to the opinions of a long-term disability...
01/22/2003 01-5387

VENCOR, INC. v. STANDARD LIFE & ACCIDENT INS. CO.

United States Sixth Circuit
Contracts, Government Benefits, Health Law, Insurance Law
The district court did not err in determining that the provisions of life insurance policies at issue were not ambiguous under Tennessee law, and that...
01/21/2003 01-5435

US v. GALLOWAY

United States Sixth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Miranda is inapplicable to statements made to a Customs Inspector, because a secondary customs inspection is a routine, non-custodial detention. A...
01/17/2003 01-5299

US v. CARPENTER

United States Sixth Circuit
Asset Forfeiture, Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
An affidavit in support of a search warrant failed to provide a nexus between the subject residence and illegal activity, but officers reasonably...
01/16/2003 01-5368/5370/5446

N.L. v. KNOX COUNTY SCHOOLS

United States Sixth Circuit
Civil Rights, Education Law
Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), alleged procedural faults did not seriously infringe a parent's opportunity to...
01/16/2003 01-5551

US v. CARTER

United States Sixth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
A police officer's seizure of a marijuana "blunt," which was validated as within the embrace of the "plain view" doctrine, furnished the exigent...
01/15/2003 01-5338

PATTERSON v. HASKINS

United States Sixth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
The trial court's error in setting forth the instructions for involuntary manslaughter based on child endangering, which omitted proximate cause, was...
01/15/2003 00-4373

US v. DAILIDE

United States Sixth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Immigration Law
Under 8 U.S.C. section 1451, the federal judiciary has jurisdiction to determine if citizenship was illegally procured, and it was proper to apply the...
01/15/2003 01-3820

US v. GARCIA-MEZA

United States Sixth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
The government did not breach a plea agreement where it merely stipulated to a base offense level, not total offense level. The district court did not...
01/15/2003 01-1831